Geisinger Health System Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist in Danville, Pennsylvania
Seeking CRNA to provide anesthesia care in the Operating Room, preoperative evaluation and postoperative follow-up.
Provide anesthesia care in the Operating Room in support of surgical, diagnostic, and therapeutic procedures under general supervision of an anesthesiologist. Provide preoperative evaluation and postoperative follow-up. Meet the qualifications to provide care for patients in the specific age range on their assigned nursing unit. Performs duties to provide the highest level of patient care and maximize patient satisfaction. Graduation from an accredited school of nurse anesthesia and an RN license or license-eligible in the State of Pennsylvania.
COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
Ability to start A-lines, IV lines and Central lines.
Ability to insert Endobronchial tubes and use the Glide Scope, light wand and Intubating LMA.
Must obtain and maintain BLS. Requires prior ACLS/PALS training.
Demonstrates computer literacy, accurate and timely charting via Electronic Medical Record (EMR).
Primarily within OR/Surgical Suites.
Travel as indicated.
Participation in holiday/weekend/call/off shift hours as indicated
The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
GEISINGER MEDICAL CENTER (GMC), located in Danville, Pa., the largest tertiary/quaternary care teaching hospital in the region, is licensed for 475 beds, including 89 pediatric beds in the Janet Weis Children's Hospital. GMC, a Magnet Hospital, maintains the region's only Level 1 Regional Resource Trauma Center with additional qualifications in pediatrics. GMC offers an array of highly specialized medical and surgical services, including neurosciences, cardiovascular services, transplantation, women's health (in the Women's Pavilion), oncology and orthopaedics. The Hospital for Advanced Medicine serves as an integrated center for the most critical patients. Outpatient services are available on and off campus.
Master's Degree-Nursing (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s)
Licensed Registered Nurse (Pennsylvania) - RN_State of Pennsylvania; Basic Life Support Certification - Default Issuing Body; Licensed Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist - Default Issuing Body
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We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.